All-Time Sexiest Men

From Mel Gibson to Brad Pitt and Denzel Washington, check out 20 years of PEOPLE's Sexiest Men and vote on your favorite. By Serena Kappes

Denzel Washington: 1996

"Denzel's not just pretty," Courage Under Fire costar Regina Taylor said of Washington. "He has wit, style and intelligence." Add talent to that list: The two-time Oscar winner (and father of four with wife Pauletta Pearson) brings a nobility and intensity to his roles.